Edition:
India

Roberta Rampton

Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

5:22am IST

Confluence of crises crashes Trump's 'Infrastructure Week'

WASHINGTON This was supposed to be “Infrastructure Week” for U.S. President Donald Trump, a time to unveil a long-promised plan to create jobs by revitalising America's roads and bridges.

16 Feb 2018

Trump says will make schools safer after Florida shooting

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called for healing and peace one day after a gunman killed at least 17 people at a Florida high school, saying his administration would work to improve school safety and address mental illness. | Video

15 Feb 2018

Trump says will make schools safer after Florida shooting

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called for healing and peace one day after a gunman killed at least 17 people at a Florida high school, saying his administration would work to improve school safety and address mental illness. | Video

15 Feb 2018

Pence - Any U.S. talks with North Korea would press denuclearisation demand

WASHINGTON The United States is open to talks with North Korea, but only to convey the U.S. stance that "the most tyrannical and oppressive regime on the planet" must give up its nuclear weapons, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday.

14 Feb 2018

Trump weighs tariffs, quotas on U.S. steel, aluminum imports

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was considering a range of options to address steel and aluminum imports that he said were unfairly hurting U.S. producers, including tariffs and quotas.

14 Feb 2018

FBI's Wray contradicts White House on Porter background check

WASHINGTON FBI Director Christopher Wray on Tuesday contradicted the White House version of events surrounding the background check for a former top aide accused of domestic abuse by two ex-wives, increasing pressure on the White House to explain what happened. | Video

30 Jan 2018

Trump rejects peace talks with Taliban in departure from Afghan strategy

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the idea of talks with the Taliban after a series of deadly attacks in Afghanistan, in an apparent contradiction of his own strategy to end America's longest foreign war.

28 Jan 2018

Explainer: What will be in Trump's first State of the Union speech?

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address on Tuesday, an hour-long speech to Congress and the nation with the theme: "Building a safe, strong and proud America."

26 Jan 2018

Trump offers 'Dreamers' a path to citizenship, wants other immigration curbs

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is offering a path to citizenship for up to 1.8 million young illegal immigrants but insists on measures that would curb some legal immigration programs and provide a border wall with Mexico, senior White House officials said on Thursday. | Video

25 Jan 2018

Trump says he is willing to testify under oath in U.S.-Russia probe

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be willing to be interviewed under oath by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election. | Video

Markets

  • Asia
  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Sectors
Stock Search
Sensex 34,010.76 -286.71 -0.84%
Nikkei 21,720.25 + 255.27 +1.19%
Hang Seng 31,115.43 + 599.83 +1.97%
EUR/INR 78.878 +0.05%
USD/INR 64.285 -0.13%
GBP/INR 89.067 +0.10%
Gold 1,321.20 +8.10 +0.62%
Oil 61.61 +0.27 +0.44%
Corn 367.25 -0.50 -0.14%